". VdoTips: Error Correction Practice Set 1

Error Correction Practice Set 1

Directions—(Q. 1–10) Some of the sentences have errors and some have none. Find out which part of a sentence has an error and blacken the rectangle [¦] corresponding to the appropriate letter (A), (B) or (C). If there is no error, blacken the rectangle [¦ ] corresponding to the letter (D) in the Answer-Sheet. 1. The whole country (A) / was suffering by (B) / a financial crisis. (C) No Error. (D)

2. I do not know where could he have gone (A) / so early (B) / in the morning. (C) No Error. (D)

3. I suggest that (A) / he goes (B) / to the doctor as soon as he returns from taking the examination. (C) No Error. (D)

4. The introduction of tea and coffee (A) / and such other beverages (B) / have not been without some effect. (C) No Error. (D)

5. In spite of the roadblock (A) / the guards allowed us (B) / enter the restricted area to search for our friends. (C) No Error. (D)

6. The newer type of automatic machines (A) / wash (B) / the clothes faster. (C) No Error. (D)

7. By the time (A) / we got our tickets and entered the cinema theatre (B) / the show was already begun. (C) No Error. (D)

8. Each of the students in the computer class (A) / has to type (B) / their own research paper this semester. (C) No Error. (D)

9. The fact of me (A) / being a stranger (B) / does not excuse his conduct. (C) No Error. (D)

10. The sea looks (A) / as if it has been (B) / agitated by a storm. (C) No Error. (D)